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George Frideric Handel

George Frideric Handel; 23 February 1685 – 14 April 1759) was a German-British Baroque composer well known for his operas, oratorios, anthems, concerti grossi, and organ concertos. Handel received his training in Halle and worked as a composer in Hamburg and Italy before settling in London in 1712, where he spent the bulk of his career and became a naturalised British subject in 1727. He was strongly influenced both by the middle-German polyphonic choral... Read More

BornGeorg Friederich Händel
5 March [O.S. 23 February] 1685
Halle, Duchy of Magdeburg, Brandenburg-Prussia
Died14 April 1759 (aged 74)
London, England


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